Daily Announcements

September 30 


Today is Friday, September 30th, and it is a B day. 

Today’s lunch is Eagle Nation’s favorite, chicken patty! 

 

Happy birthday tomorrow to sixth grader Avery Smith, seventh grader Kailynn Ramsey, and eighth grader Joseph Carnevali! 

 

Happy birthday on Sunday to eighth grader Mia Pena! 

 

The modified girls’ soccer team lost last night at their away game at OESJ, with a score of 5-2.  Lilly Jessop scored two goals and Josephine VenDitti had an assist. Good luck at your next game Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the modified boys soccer team who beat St. Johnsville yesterday with a score of 2 to 1. Jameson Wagener scored one goal and Carter Larson scored a goal. Great job Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the JV volleyball team who defeated Middleburgh 2 to 0 last night to remain undefeated and in first place in the WAC! The team plays at the Queensbury Power of Pink Tournament tomorrow. Good luck Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the varsity volleyball team as they defeated Middleburgh in league play last night with a 3-0 sweep. The Golden Eagles were led by Amber Kolpakas with 21 kills, Carolyn Bruchac with 19 service points and 4 aces, while Sophia Fasolino dished out 24 assists. Also congrats to Sophia Fasolino who became just the second player in school history to surpass the 1,000 career assists mark as she reached it in last night’s game. Galway moves to 6-0 overall and 5-0 in the league. Awesome game Eagles! 

 

Attention Juniors and Seniors: Don’t forget that you have the opportunity to meet with representatives from colleges and the military, right in our own Guidance office! A representative from Colby-Sawyer College is here today at 10:15, and someone from Russell Sage is here at 1:00. On Monday at 9:00, you can learn more about Maria College. SUNY Geneseo will be here Tuesday at 10:45. Ms. Mierzwa will have Montserrat College of Art visiting her class next Wednesday at 1:00.  You must sign up for a pass from Ms. M by Tuesday. A Clarkson University rep will be here next Thursday at 12:20. Sign up in Guidance, or with Ms. M for a pass to learn more!  

 

Board Game Club meets today in Mr. Diamond’s room. New members are welcome! 

 

There is a mandatory Student Senate meeting on Monday after school in Mrs. Dowen’s room. This meeting will be filled with a lot of information and is very important so please make sure you attend. If you can not attend please contact Molly Oravsky. Thank you.

 

Coach Canell will be offering Intramurals after school from 2:30pm to 3:20pm for all students in 6th, 7th and 8th grade, starting next Tuesday the 4th!  If you are interested in getting a little more physical activity while playing some of your favorite P.E. games and sports, then Intramurals is for you! In October,  you will meet every Tuesday in the Elementary gym. Beginning in November, you will switch to Mondays. You must have sneakers and appropriate clothing to participate.  Activities may be inside or outside depending on the weather. You will need to sign up for the late bus by 1:00pm each Tuesday. No sign up, no late bus pass! Contact Coach Canell if you have any questions! 


Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

Don’t forget Eagle Nation!!! The E-Way Cafe is open TODAY,  periods 1-4! Be sure to POP on in for popcorn and a slushy or tea. The E-Way will also be open on Mocha Monday for yummy mochas and cider! 


High School Banking will begin next Wednesday during lunches for students in grades 6-12. Students that have an account can make a deposit that day OR if a student wants to open an account, they can pick up an application. See Mrs. Sitts for more information! 


FFA Members! Please see Mrs. Levine for an apple fundraiser form if you have not already. The apple fundraiser ends Wednesday. Go home this weekend and sell! Sell! SELL!


Have a great day and a wonderful weekend, Eagle Nation!  We will see you on Mocha Monday!! 

 



September 29

Today is Thursday, September 29th, and it is an A day. 

Today’s lunch is cheeseburger and fries. 

 

Happy birthday today to sophomore Mackenzie Pettit, and junior Austin Cretty! 

 

Congratulations to the varsity boys soccer team who won another game yesterday! Casey Clarke scored what would eventually be the winning goal off a headed assist from Sam Neahr in the first half. During the second half Casey Clarke put in a second goal on a penalty kick. Ryan Pudney earned the shutout in the goal for Galway coming up with a couple of key saves during the match. Great job Eagles! 

 

Good luck to the JV volleyball team who play today at home at 4:30, and the varsity volleyball team who plays at 6:00! Be sure to go to the games and cheer them on to victory! 

 

Please note there is a time change for today’s Basketball Open gym for 6th thru 8th graders. The new time is from 6:00 to 7:15. See Coach K if you have any questions. 

 

Attention Juniors and Seniors: Don’t forget that you have the opportunity to meet with representatives from colleges and the military, right in our own Guidance office! A representative from Colby-Sawyer College will be here tomorrow at 10:15, and someone from Russell Sage is here at 1:00. Next week you can learn more about Maria College and Clarkson University. Ms. M will have Montserrat College of Art visiting her class on Wednesday the 5th. Sign up in Guidance, or with Ms. M for a pass to learn more!  

 

The first Chamber Singers rehearsal of the year is today after school in the Chorus Room. All new and returning members must plan on attending. See Ms. Booth with any questions!


Board Game Club meets tomorrow after school in Mr. Diamond’s room. New members are welcome! 

 

Coach Canell will be offering Intramurals after school from 2:30pm to 3:20pm for all students in 6th, 7th and 8th grade, starting next Tuesday the 4th!  If you are interested in getting a little more physical activity while playing some of your favorite P.E. games and sports, then Intramurals is for you! In October,  you will meet every Tuesday in the Elementary gym. Beginning in November, you will switch to Mondays. You must have sneakers and appropriate clothing to participate.  Activities may be inside or outside depending on the weather. You will need to sign up for the late bus by 1:00pm each Tuesday. No sign up, no late bus pass! Contact Coach Canell if you have any questions! 

 

Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

The Apple Fundraiser is now under way! FFA members, please see Mrs. Levine in the Ag Room for a fundraising form. 


Don’t forget Eagle Nation!!! The E-Way Cafe is open tomorrow,  periods 1-4! Be sure to POP on in for popcorn and a slushy or tea. The E-Way will also be open on Monday for yummy mochas and cider! 

 




September 28

Today is Wednesday, September 28th, and it is a B day. 

Today’s lunch is cheese pizza. 
Today is School Picture Day Eagle Nation! You will be called to the auditorium by grade. Say Cheese! 

 

Last night in WAC League Varsity Cross Country action at Berne Knox Westerlo, Simon Evans came in first and Cody Schneider came in second! Emma Jordan came in second in her race! The Eagles were up against three other teams: BKW, Canjo/Ft Plain and St. Johnsville/Oppenheim. Great job Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the Galway modified cross country team yesterday on their run in Berne with BKW, OESJ, and Canjo-Fort Plain. Kolt Wojotowecz, Brayden Sheft and Logan Miner were the first 3 runners across the line in the boys race, followed soon after by Will Anuszewski and Nathaniel McDevitt. The boys' team defeated BKW, OESJ and Canjo-Fort Plain. Eleanor Douglas and Lexie Bauer crossed the line with first and second place finishes in the girls' race. The girls lost to BKW, but defeated OESJ and Canjo Fort Plain. Congrats Eagles! 


The golf team improved to 10 and 1 last night, after beating Fort Plain and Schoharie. Eric Zelezniak and Josh Lovelass continue to lead the way with low scores and qualifying matches.  Congratulations Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the varsity volleyball team, who defeated Schoharie in league play last night with a 3-0 sweep. Kailey Jankowski led the Golden Eagles with 10 kills, 2 blocks, and 4 aces and Taylor Garrison added 5 kills and 5 blocks.  Sophia Fasolino chipped in with 3 kills and 14 assists, while Jayden The Diggin' Dino DeVellis added 16 digs. The Eagles move to 5-0 overall and 4-0 in the league. They host Middleburgh tomorrow night at 6pm in a big league match, so please come out and support them.  

 

Congratulations to the JV volleyball team who defeated Schoharie 2 to 0 last night. The Eagles remain undefeated and are in first place in the WAC. The Eagles play home against Middleburgh tomorrow at 4:30. Stop by the game and cheer them on to victory! 

 

Attention Juniors and Seniors: Don’t forget that you have the opportunity to meet with representatives from colleges and the military, right in our own Guidance office! A representative St. Lawrence is here today at 1:00 and a Colby-Sawyer College rep will be here Friday at 10:15. Sign up in Guidance for a pass to learn more!  

 

There is a Junior High Student Senate meeting today during lunch in Mr. Kirvin’s room. New members are welcome! 


Are you interested in learning Spanish in a casual setting? Do you like Spanish class and games? Come to Spanish Club after school today in Mrs. Peconie's room, 705. You can learn fun, casual Spanish words and phrases that you wouldn't learn in class and play games. Contact Abbie Ehrenberg for more information.


The first Chamber Singers rehearsal of the year is tomorrow after school in the Chorus Room. All new and returning members must plan on attending. See Ms. Booth with any questions!


Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

The Apple Fundraiser is now under way! FFA members, please see Mrs. Levine in the Ag Room for a fundraising form. 


Exciting news Eagle Nation!!! The E-Way Cafe will open its window this Friday,  periods 1-4! Be sure to POP on in for popcorn and a slushy or tea. The E-Way will be open on Monday, October 3, for yummy mochas and cider! 




September 27


Today is Tuesday, September 27th, and it is an A day. 

Today’s lunch is hot dog and baked beans. 

 

Happy birthday today to senior Sophia Fasolino, and GTV Director, Trevor Bombard! 

 

The varsity boys soccer team beat OESJ yesterday, 3-2 in overtime! Casey Clarke scored a hat trick with three goals in the first overtime period. Colin Anderson had one assist, Joey DeVellis had one assist, and The Eagles keeper, Ryan Pudney, had five saves. The Eagles dominated the middle and applied constant pressure to the OESJ defense. OESJ scored on a penalty kick for a hand ball with two minutes left on the clock, but Galway never gave in and kept up the pressure resulting in Casey Clarke finding the back of the net with 22 seconds remaining on the scoreboard.Great job Eagles! 

 

There is a lot going on in the Guidance office this week! Representatives from St. Bonaventure and the University of Maine are here today at 9:00 and 10:30. St. Lawrence will have a rep here tomorrow at 1:00 and a Colby-Sawyer College rep will be here Friday at 10:15. Sign up in Guidance for a pass to learn more!  

 

The next GSA meeting is today after school in Mrs. Gerber's room 415.  Bring a friend and hope to see you there!


Are you interested in learning Spanish in a casual setting? Do you like Spanish class and games? Come to Spanish Club after school tomorrow in Mrs. Peconie's room, 705. You can learn fun, casual Spanish words and phrases that you wouldn't learn in class and play games. Contact Abbie Ehrenberg for more information.


The first Chamber Singers rehearsal of the year will be held this Thursday after school in the Chorus Room. All new and returning members must plan on attending. See Ms. Booth with any questions!


Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

The Apple Fundraiser is now under way! FFA members, please see Mrs. Levine in the Ag Room for a fundraising form. 


Exciting news Eagle Nation!!! The E-Way Cafe will open its window this Friday,  periods 1-4! Be sure to POP on in for popcorn and a slushy or tea. The E-Way will be open on Monday, October 3, for yummy mochas and cider! 

 



September 26

Today is Monday, September 26th, and it is a B day. 

Today’s lunch is barbecue chicken. 


Happy birthday today to freshman Marek Sherman and junior Riya Randall! 

 

The cross country team competed on Saturday in Utica. The modified boys including Kolt Wojo, Brayden Sheft, Logan Miner, Will Anuszewski and Nathaniel McDevitt placed 3rd out of 11 teams. Kolt Wojotowez  was 8th overall and earned a top 10 finisher shirt. Eleanor Douglas finished 10th and earned a meet shirt. In varsity action, Simon Evans was 29th out of 170 runners. Emma Jordan was 40th out of 130 runners. Great job Eagles! 

 

The varsity boys soccer team played Cambridge this weekend and won with a score of 1-0. Casey Clarke scored a goal from 25 feet, off a pass from Sam Neahr with 5 minutes remaining in the game. The ending of the game was a true nail biter. Both teams played a strong game with numerous scoring opportunities from both sides. The Eagles played without their two starting inside mids, but Carson Eagan and Ethan Watrobski stepped in and did a great job controlling the midfield. Goalkeeper Ryan Pudney was key to the win keeping the Eagles in the game by making numerous diving saves. Awesome game Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the JV volleyball team who went undefeated, winning 10 straight games to capture the Mayfield Tournament Championship this weekend. The Eagles beat 5 different teams including an exciting two games to zero final against Fonda. Coach K commented that it was a great example of teamwork and determination! Way to go Eagles! 

 

Galway hosted its annual Folds of Honor Volleyball tournament Saturday with all proceeds going to the Folds of Honor Foundation. The Eagles stepped up their game finishing first in their pool, then beat Scotia in the Semifinals 25-16, 25-7.  They then beat Schuylerville in the Finals 25-10, 25-11.  The Eagles were led in the finals by Amber Kolpakas with 17 kills, Sophia Fasolino had 16 assists and 2 kills, and Jayden DeVellis with 21 digs, 12 service points, and 1 kill. 

 

The team performed well! 

Amber Kolpakas had 47 kills,  14 digs, and 4 blocks 

Sophia Fasolino had 62 assists, 11 kills, 19 digs, 10 Aces and 1 block. 

Jayden DeVellis added 79 Digs, 5 kills and 4 aces,

Grace O'Brien had 22 kills, 32 assists, 4 aces, and 5 blocks.

Kailey Jankowski chipped in 20 kills, 13 digs and 3 aces

Taylor Garrison had 7 blocks and 5 kills

Great job Eagles! 


Chamber Singer auditions are TODAY after school. Any student in 9-12 who loves to sing is welcome to audition! Sign up in the Chorus room! Break a leg! 

 

Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

Do you have a yellow piece of paper in your folder, the emergency medical form? Please turn that in to your homeroom teachers today! The school needs that important information on file. Extra copies are available in the office if you need one! Thank you! 

 

There is a lot going on in the Guidance office this week! A representative from the US Navy is here this morning at 9:45. Reps from St. Bonaventure and the University of Maine are here tomorrow at 9:00 and 10:30. St. Lawrence will have a rep here Wednesday at 1:00 and a Colby-Sawyer College rep will be here Friday at 10:15. Sign up in Guidance for a pass to learn more!  

 

The first yearbook meeting of the year is today in Mr. Nettleton’s room, 804.  New members are welcome! 

 

Attention students interested in applying for National Honor Society: There is a meeting after school today in Ms. O'Brien's room (room 508) at 2:30. Attendance is strongly encouraged. We hope to see you there!


The next GSA meeting is tomorrow after school in Mrs. Gerber's room 415.  Bring a friend and hope to see you there!


Are you interested in learning Spanish in a casual setting? Do you like Spanish class and games? Come to Spanish Club after school this Wednesday in Mrs. Peconie's room, 705. You can learn fun, casual Spanish words and phrases that you wouldn't learn in class and play games. Contact Abbie Ehrenberg for more information.


The Apple Fundraiser is now under way! FFA members, please see Mrs. Levine in the Ag Room for a fundraising form. 


Be sure to fill out the Form for Student Senate if you have song requests for Homecoming! The form closes on October 11th. Contact Molly Oravsky with any questions. 


Breaking News Eagle Nation!!! The E-Way Cafe will open its window this Friday,  periods 1-4! Be sure to POP on in for popcorn and a slushy or tea. The E-Way will be open on Monday, October 3, for yummy mochas and cider! 





September 23 

Today is Friday, September 23rd, and it is an A day. 

Today’s lunch is sloppy joes and green beans. 

 

Happy birthday today to sophomore Arietta Williams! 

 

Happy birthday tomorrow to seventh grader Naomi Sleight! 

 

Happy birthday on Sunday to eighth grader Chase Bevington, eighth grader Amelia Wood, and freshman Teigen Brennan! 

 

Congratulations to the modified soccer team who won yesterday at their away game vs Schoharie, with a score of 3-2. Josephine Venditti had one goal and one assist, Kiersten Friday had one assist, and Mae Budris had two goals. Great job Eagles!  

 

Congratulations to the boys modified soccer team who beat Schoharie yesterday with a score of 3 to 1! Well done Eagles! 

Congratulations to the golf team who defeated Northville-Mayfield yesterday afternoon. The team is now 7 and 1!  Josh Lovelass, Eric Zelezniak, and Andy Miller shot 42, 43, and 44 strokes respectively finishing 1, 2, 3 in the match. Excellent match, Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the JV volleyball team who defeated Fonda 2 to 0 last night to remain undefeated. The team plays at the Mayfield Tournament tomorrow. Good luck Eagles!

 

Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

Do you have a yellow piece of paper in your folder, the emergency medical form? Please turn that in to your homeroom teachers today! The school needs that important information on file. Extra copies are available in the office if you need one! Thank you! 

 

The girls’ modified soccer team is looking to fill their roster with a few more student athletes. If you have played in the past, or are interested in trying, please contact Ms. Britt-Gaeta at ebritt@galwaycsd.org or Coach Martin, the varsity soccer coach, at RMartin@galwaycsd.org. Thank you! 

 

Sign up in Guidance to meet representatives from colleges and the military and find out your options for the future! Today someone from the University of Vermont will be here. Next week, the US Navy, St. Bonaventure, the University of Maine, St. Lawrence and Colby-Sawyer College reps will be here. Sign up in Guidance for a pass to learn more!  

 

Students in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade  interested in being on the staff for the online student newspaper, Eagles Media Center, should report to Mrs. Decker's room during lunch today! 

 

Do you like robots, coding, or just want something cool to do after school? The Robotics Club meets today after school in Mrs.Sheehy's room, 509. New members are welcome!

 

Board Game Club meets today after school in Mr. Diamond’s room. New members are welcome! See you there! 

 

Team sport pictures will be taken today after school. The first yearbook meeting of the year is now on Monday.  New members are welcome! 

 

The National Junior Honor Society will meet after school today in Mrs. DeLuca's room.  All 8th and 9th grade members should attend. Be sure to sign up for the late bus if you need one. 

 

Shamus and Simon Evans along with their father, Shaun, will be signing copies of their newly published book, Better Together, this Sunday at the Open Door Bookstore in Schenectady from 12-1:30.  All proceeds from book sales benefit Ainsley's Angels of America in promoting all inclusive communities. If you can't make it Sunday, books are available at area bookstores, on the Ainsley's Angels website and on Amazon. Thank you! 

 

The next GSA meeting will be Tuesday after school in Mrs. Gerber's room 415.  Bring a friend and hope to see you there!


Everybody received a Google Form on Wednesday for homecoming song requests. The form closes on October 11th, so be sure to let them know which songs you would like to hear! If you did not receive the Form, contact Molly Oravsky. Thank you! 





September 22

Today is Thursday, September 22nd, and it is a B day. 

Today’s lunch is beef tacos. 

 

Happy birthday today to seventh grader Michael Peters and eighth grader Eleanor Douglas! 

 

Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

Congratulations to the boys modified soccer team who beat Canjo last night with a score of 2-0! Great job Eagles! 

 

The varsity boys soccer team won a very hard fought conference game against BKW-Duanesburg  3-1 yesterday. Forward Casey Clarke put in an impressive game scoring 2 goals, with Colin Anderson adding in the final goal. The Eagles came out strong, scoring a goal in the first 3 minutes. The team kept the pressure on scoring two more goals in the first half. They pulled together as a team in the last 20 minutes of play and were able to preserve the victory.Well done Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the JV Volleyball Team who defeated Canjo/Fort Plain  2 to 0 last night to remain undefeated! The team is now in first place in the WAC! Great job Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the varsity volleyball team as they defeated Canjo-Fort Plain in league play last night 3-0. The Golden Eagles won with the scores of 25-5, 25-12, 25-19.  Galway was led by Sophia Fasolino with 8 aces, 16 assists, and 4 kills and Grace O’Brien with 12 kills, 3 blocks, 13 assists and 4 aces.  Jayden "the digging dino" DeVellis added 16 digs, and Taylor Garrison added 5 kills and 2 blocks. Galway moves to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in the league! Awesome game Eagles! 

 

Basketball Open gym for Grades 6, 7 and 8 continues tonight in the Elementary Gym from 5:30 to 7:15pm. Contact Coach K if you have any questions. 

 

The girls’ modified soccer team is looking to fill their roster with a few more student athletes. If you have played in the past, or are interested in trying, please contact Ms. Britt-Gaeta at ebritt@galwaycsd.org or Coach Martin, the varsity soccer coach, at RMartin@galwaycsd.org. Thank you! 

 

Sign up in Guidance to meet representatives from colleges and the military and find out your options for the future! Today, a rep from the US Army is here. Tomorrow, someone from the University of Vermont will be here. Next week, the US Navy, St. Bonaventure, the University of Maine, St. Lawrence and Colby-Sawyer College reps will be here. Sign up in Guidance for a pass to learn more!  


The first meeting of the high school Eagles Media Center is today after school in Mrs. O’s room, 413. If you like to write, take photos, or create videos, we’d love to see you there! If you are unable to attend but would like to join, please contact our President and Editor, Sara Conti! 

 

Students in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade  interested in being on the staff for the online student newspaper, Eagles Media Center, should report to Mrs. Decker's room during lunch tomorrow! 

 

Do you like robots, coding, or just want something cool to do after school? The Robotics Club meets tomorrow after school in Mrs.Sheehy's room, 509. New members are welcome!

 

Board Game Club meets tomorrow after school in Mr. Diamond’s room. New members are welcome! See you there! 

 

Team sport pictures will be taken tomorrow after school. The first yearbook meeting of the year is now on Monday.  New members are welcome! 

 

The National Junior Honor Society will meet after school tomorrow in Mrs. DeLuca's room.  All 8th and 9th grade members should attend. Be sure to sign up for the late bus if you need one. 

 

Shamus and Simon Evans along with their father, Shaun, will be signing copies of their newly published book, Better Together, this Sunday at the Open Door Bookstore in Schenectady from 12-1:30.  All proceeds from book sales benefit Ainsley's Angels of America in promoting all inclusive communities. If you can't make it Sunday, books are available at area bookstores, on the Ainsley's Angels website and on Amazon. Thank you! 

 

Everybody received a Google Form yesterday for homecoming song requests. The form closes on October 11th, so be sure to let them know which songs you would like to hear! If you did not receive the Form, contact Molly Oravsky. Thank you! 

 

Have a great day, Eagle Nation!  We will see you tomorrow!

 

 



September 21

Today is Wednesday, September 21st, and it is an A day. 

Today’s lunch is pizza. 

 

Happy birthday today to sixth grader Mason Weaver and eighth grader Matthew Jones! 

 

Attention Eagle Nation: All students must sign up for the late bus no later than 1:00. You will not be able to ride the late bus if you do not sign up on time! Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

Congratulations to the girls modified soccer team who won their home game yesterday against Canjo with a score of 11-0!  Josie Venditti had 2 goals, Eva Anderson had 2 goals, Abby Symonds had 1 goal, and Mae Budris had six goals. Great job Eagles! 

 

 

Casey Clarke scored his third hat trick of the season for the varsity soccer team, in a 5-1 Conference win over Schoharie yesterday. Joey DeVellis and Ethan Watrobski each had 1 goal and 1 assist. Eli Montague and Chris Maher provided 1 assist each. Both teams came out strong and played a hard fought game. The Eagles again got a strong performance from midfielders Colin Anderson and Chris Maher, who controlled play with sharp passing and excellent ball control. Defender Eben Perkins led the defense, turning back many attempts by the Schoharie strikers. Congratulations Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the cross country team who hosted their annual Invy at Bob’s Trees last night. They hosted 5 teams. Kolt Wojtowecz, Brayden Sheft, Logan Miner, Will Anuszewski, Nate Mele, Nathaniel McDeavitt, Brody Paterek,Chase Schneider, Mason Bourdeau and Tyler Bombard ran hard and took 1st for the modified boys race.  Eleanor Douglas took 1st in the girls modified race followed closely by her teammate Lexie Bauer. In varsity action, Simon Evans took 4th place and Emma Jordan took 3rd! Wish the team well in their meet in Utica this Saturday!

 

 

 

The girls’ modified soccer team is looking to fill their roster with a few more student athletes. If you have played in the past, or are interested in trying, please contact Ms. Britt-Gaeta at ebritt@galwaycsd.org or Coach Martin, the varsity soccer coach, at RMartin@galwaycsd.org. Thank you! 

 

 

This week in Guidance you can sign up to meet representatives from colleges and the military and find out your options for the future! Today, a rep from the US National Guard will be here, and tomorrow a US Army representative is here. Finally, on Friday, someone from the University of Vermont will be here. Sign up in Guidance for a pass to attend. 

 

There is a brief Chamber Singers informational meeting after school today in the Chorus Room. Any student in grades 9-12 that is interested in joining Chamber Singers should attend. Current members should also plan on attending. See Ms. Booth for details!


Senior athlete picture day is TODAY. All SENIOR athletes, please bring your uniforms and report to Mr. Darlington's room right after school.


There is a Student Senate meeting today after school in Mrs. Dowen’s room. Please email Molly or let her know if you cannot make it so she can mark you as excused. 


The first meeting of the high school Eagles Media Center will be tomorrow after school in Mrs. O’s room, 413. If you like to write, take photos, or create videos, we’d love to see you there! If you are unable to attend but would like to join, please contact our President and Editor, Sara Conti! 

 

Students in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade  interested in being on the staff for the online student newspaper, Eagles Media Center, should report to Mrs. Decker's room during lunch this Friday! 

 

Do you like robots, coding, or just want something cool to do after school? This Friday, the Robotics Club will be meeting after school in Mrs.Sheehy's room, 509. New members are welcome!

 

This just in...Mr. Nettleton has trouble reading his calendar.  The yearbook meeting will not be this Friday due to the fact that team sport pictures are already scheduled for that day and Mr. Nettleton can't be in 2 places at once.  Therefore, the yearbook meeting has been moved to Monday, September 26th.  Really…..it will happen then.  Stay tuned for further updates on this developing story.

 

The National Junior Honor Society will meet after school this Friday in Mrs. DeLuca's room.  All 8th and 9th grade members should attend. Be sure to sign up for the late bus if you need one. 

 

Shamus and Simon Evans along with their father, Shaun, will be signing copies of their newly published book, Better Together, this Sunday at the Open Door Bookstore in Schenectady from 12-1:30.  All proceeds from book sales benefit Ainsley's Angels of America in promoting all inclusive communities. If you can't make it Sunday, books are available at area bookstores, on the Ainsley's Angels website and on Amazon. Thank you! 

 

The Class of 2024 is accepting bottle and can donations for their Clynk account. Please see a member of the Junior class or Mrs Sheehy if you would like a sticker and clynk bag to drop off on your own. Other arrangements for donations can be made with Mrs Sheehy or a member of the class of 2024.

 

 


September 20

Today is Tuesday, September 20th, and it is a B day. 

Today’s lunch is hot turkey sandwich with gravy and tater tots. 

Happy birthday last Friday to seventh grader Lexi Bauer! 

Happy birthday to eighth grader Isabella Reilly, and senior Alton Bell! 

 

This week in Guidance you can sign up to meet representatives from colleges and the military and find out your options for the future! Today, Vermont State University will be here. Tomorrow, a rep from the US National Guard will be here, and Thursday a US Army representative is here. Finally, on Friday, someone from the University of Vermont will be here. Sign up for a pass to attend these meetings in Guidance. We will announce all the visits here, but you can also see the complete list of visits with dates and times outside Mrs. O’s door. 

 

The first GSA meeting of the year is today after school in Mrs. Gerber’s room.  New members are welcome. Bring a friend and hope to see you there!


Don't forget, the  first FFA meeting will be after school today at 2:20, in the Ag room, room 307.  If you have a game or practice, please change before FFA, come to the meeting for as long as you can, and head to sports.  Remember! Snacks and a game will be involved! See you there! 


There will be a brief Chamber Singers informational meeting tomorrow after school in the Chorus Room. Any student in grades 9-12 that is interested in joining Chamber Singers should attend. Current members should also plan on attending. See Ms. Booth for details!


Senior athlete picture day will be this Wednesday. All SENIOR athletes, please bring your uniforms to school and report to Mr. Darlington's room right after school.


The first meeting of the high school Eagles Media Center will be this Thursday after school in Mrs. O’s room, 413. If you like to write, take photos, or create videos, we’d love to see you there! If you are unable to attend but would like to join, please contact our President and Editor, Sara Conti! 

 

Students in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade  interested in being on the staff for the online student newspaper, Eagles Media Center, should report to Mrs. Decker's room during lunch this Friday! 

 

Do you like robots, coding, or just want something cool to do after school? This Friday, the 23rd, the Robotics Club will be meeting after school in Mrs.Sheehy's room, 509. New members are welcome!

 

The first yearbook club meeting of the year will be this Friday after school in Mr. Nettleton's room, 804.  All that are interested can attend.  If you have any questions or cannot make it, please email Mr. Nettleton at djnettle@galwaycsd.org.

 

The National Junior Honor Society will meet after school this Friday in Mrs. DeLuca's room.  All 8th and 9th grade members should attend. Be sure to sign up for the late bus if you need one. 

 

Shamus and Simon Evans along with their father, Shaun, will be signing copies of their newly published book, Better Together, this Sunday at the Open Door Bookstore in Schenectady from 12-1:30.  All proceeds from book sales benefit Ainsley's Angels of America in promoting all inclusive communities. If you can't make it Sunday, books are available at area bookstores, on the Ainsley's Angels website and on Amazon. Thank you! 

 

The Class of 2024 is accepting bottle and can donations for their Clynk account. Please see a member of the Junior class or Mrs Sheehy if you would like a sticker and clynk bag to drop off on your own. Other arrangements for donations can be made with Mrs Sheehy or a member of the class of 2024.

 

 



September 19

Today is Monday, September 19th, and it is an A day. 

Today’s lunch is egg and cheese breakfast bagel. 

 

Happy birthday last Friday to seventh grader Lexi Bauer! 

 

In WAC league action last week, the golf team improved to 6 wins and only one loss.  Sam Reedy scored his first team points and Eric Zelezniak and Josh Lovelass have now both officially qualified to represent Galway at Sectionals in October.  Congratulations!

 

 

Casey Clarke scored his second hat trick of the season in a 4-1 varsity soccer Conference win over Canajoharie. Sam Neahr had 1 goal with Eli Montague, Tyler Friedman, Colin Anderson, and Chris Maher providing 1 assist each.The Eagles got a solid performance from the midfielders and the defense with Carson Eagan putting in a great game for Galway in the sweeper position neutralizing many Canajoharie fast breaks.  The team plays Schoharie today after school at home. Be sure to stop by the game to cheer them on! Go Eagles! 

 

The modified girls soccer team played away at Middleburgh Saturday and came away with the win with the score of 9-0!  Lilly Jessop and Eva Anderson both had one goal, Mae Budris had 6 goals, and there was one own goal from the defending team. Great job Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the modified cross country team on their performance in Fort Plain on Saturday. The boys modified team took the first place trophy. Kolt Wojtowecz won the race, Brayden Sheft, Logan Miner, Will Anuszewski and Nate Mele all finished in the top 10. 8th grader Eleanor Douglas took 2nd in the girls race, followed closely by 7th grader Lexi Bauer in 3rd. The rest of the modified finished in the top 25. In varsity action, Cody Schneider got 2nd and Simon Evans got 4th in the small school division. Emma Jordan took 2nd in the small school girls division. Great job Eagles! 

 

This week in Guidance you can sign up to meet representatives from colleges and the military and find out your options for the future! This morning SUNY Oswego will be here. Tomorrow, Vermont State University will be here. Wednesday, a rep from the US National Guard will be here, and Thursday a US Army representative is here. Finally, on Friday, someone from the University of Vermont will be here. Sign up for a pass to attend these meetings in Guidance. We will announce all the visits here, but you can also see the complete list of visits with dates and times outside Mrs. O’s door. 

 

The first GSA meeting of the year will be held in Mrs. Gerber’s room tomorrow.  New members are welcome. Bring a friend and hope to see you there!


The first FFA meeting is tomorrow after school in the Ag room, 307. You will go over some important changes for this school year and play a game. Snacks will be provided! If you are interested in picking apples in October or going to the rodeo in November, you will need to have come to FFA meetings first, so come on Tuesday or see Mrs. Levine if you have a conflict, but want to be involved. 

Senior athlete picture day will be this Wednesday. All SENIOR athletes, please bring your uniforms to school and report to Mr. Darlington's room right after school.



The first meeting of the high school Eagles Media Center will be this Thursday after school in Mrs. O’s room, 413. If you like to write, take photos, or create videos, we’d love to see you there! If you are unable to attend but would like to join, please contact our President and Editor, Sara Conti! 

 

Students in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade  interested in being on the staff for the online student newspaper, Eagles Media Center, should report to Mrs. Decker's room during lunch this Friday! 

 

Do you like robots, coding, or just want something cool to do after school? This Friday, the 23rd, the Robotics Club will be meeting after school in Mrs.Sheehy's room, 509. New members are welcome!

 

The first yearbook club meeting of the year will be this Friday after school in Mr. Nettleton's room, 804.  All that are interested can attend.  If you have any questions or cannot make it, please email Mr. Nettleton at djnettle@galwaycsd.org.

 

The National Junior Honor Society will meet after school this Friday in Mrs. DeLuca's room.  All 8th and 9th grade members should attend. Be sure to sign up for the late bus if you need one. 

 

The Galway PTSA Dance program starts this week! Check the GTV door for more information! 

 

There is a new Driver Education course offered by the Myers Education Center in Saratoga. The class is open to all students 16 years or older who will have their NYS Learners Permit by September 26. Check the GTV doors for more information. 

 

Attention Junior Class: Your Charleston Wraps fundraiser has started. Please sign up and share your link with friends and family. Prom is Coming!

 

The Class of 2024 is accepting bottle and can donations for their Clynk account. Please see a member of the Junior class or Mrs Sheehy if you would like a sticker and clynk bag to drop off on your own. Other arrangements for donations can be made with Mrs Sheehy or a member of the class of 2024.

 




September 16

Today is Friday, September 16th, and it is a B day. 

Today’s lunch is Galway goulash. 


Happy birthday tomorrow to sixth grader Natalia Knowles and sophomore Simon Evans! 

 

Happy birthday on Sunday to sophomore Kaylee Colabello! 

 

Congratulations to the modified soccer team who had a 6-1 win at home against Fonda yesterday!  Lilly Jessop and Josephine VenDitti each had one goal, and Mae Budris had 4 goals! Great job Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the JV volleyball team who defeated Duanesburg yesterday 2 to 0 last night. The team plays tomorrow at the Burnt Hills Tournament. Good luck Eagles! 

 

Congratulations to the varsity volleyball team who defeated Duanesburg in league play last night 3-0. The Golden Eagles won with the scores of 25-7, 25-10, 25-17. Galway was led by Grace O’Brien with 10 kills, 3 blocks, 15 assists and 4 aces. Amber Kolpakas added 15 kills and Sophia Fasolino added 8 kills, 3 aces, 10 digs, 3 blocks and 16 assists. Jayden DeVellis added 21 digs. Galway moves to 3-0 overall and 2-0 in the league.  The volleyball team is also ranked #4 in the entire state in the first set of State rankings for the year. Congratulations! 

 

The first Board Game Club is today in Mr. Diamond’s room, 510. New members are welcome! 

 

Starting next week in Guidance you can sign up to meet representatives from colleges and the military and found out your options for the future! On Monday SUNY Oswego will be here. Next Tuesday, Vermont State University will be here. Next Wednesday, a rep from the US National Guard will be here, and Thursday a US Army representative is here. Finally, next Friday, someone from the University of Vermont is here. Sign up for a pass to attend these meetings in Guidance. We will announce all the visits here, but you can also see the complete list of visits outside Mrs. O’s door. 

 

The first GSA meeting of the year will be held in Mrs. Gerber’s room on Tuesday.  New members are welcome. Bring a friend and hope to see you there!


Senior athlete picture day will be on Wednesday, September 21st. All SENIOR athletes, please bring your uniforms to school this day and report to Mr. Darlington's room right after school.


The first FFA meeting will be Tuesday after school in the Ag room, 307. You will go over some important changes for this school year and play a game. Snacks will be provided! If you are interested in picking apples in October or going to the rodeo in November, you will need to have come to FFA meetings first, so come on Tuesday or see Mrs. Levine if you have a conflict, but want to be involved. 


The first meeting of the high school Eagles Media Center will be next Thursday the 22nd after school in Mrs. O’s room. If you like to write, take photos, or create videos, we’d love to see you there! 

 

The Galway PTSA Dance program is starting next week! Check the GTV door for more information! 

 

There is a new Driver Education course offered by the Myers Education Center in Saratoga. The class is open to all students 16 years or older who will have their NYS Learners Permit by September 26. Check the GTV doors for more information. 

Attention Junior Class: Your Charleston Wraps fundraiser has started. Please sign up and share your link with friends and family. Prom is Coming!

 

The Class of 2024 is accepting bottle and can donations for their Clynk

account. Please see a member of the Junior class or Mrs Sheehy if you would like a sticker and clynk bag to drop off on your own. Other arrangements for donations can be made with Mrs Sheehy or a member of the class of 2024.

 



September 15

Today is Thursday, September 15th, and it is an A day. 

Today’s lunch is chef salad. 


Congratulations to the modified volleyball team on beating Schoharie last night, 2 sets to 1! Their next match is Friday against Fonda at home. Good luck Eagles! 


The boys’ varsity soccer team had their first loss of the season last night against Middleburgh. Both teams played a hard and a fast paced game. Although the Eagles lost, they were able to create several good opportunities throughout the game, but were unable to put the ball in the net. The Eagles’ goalkeeper, Ryan Pudney, kept Galway in contention coming out of the goal several times and diving at the ball, shutting down the Middleburgh attack. 



Trap shooting practice for today is canceled.


There is a Student Senate meeting in Mrs.Dowen’s room, 412, after school today. All members should attend. If you can not attend please tell Molly before Thursday's meeting. Thank you.


Basketball Open Gyms for grades 6, 7 and 8 are continuing tonight in the Elementary Gym from 5:30 to 7:15pm.See Coach K for more info.


The first Board Game Club is tomorrow in Mr. Diamond’s room, 510. New members are welcome! 

 

The first GSA meeting of the year will be held in Mrs. Gerber’s room on Tuesday.  New members are welcome. Bring a friend and hope to see you there!


The first meeting of the high school Eagles Media Center will be next Thursday the 22nd after school in Mrs. O’s room. If you like to write, take photos, or create videos, we’d love to see you there! 

 

Don’t despair! If you are bored after school with nothing to do, you can still join the cross country team! The modified and vars